Bedford Academy High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,997
College Readiness Index
18.0
Math Proficiency
3.2
English Proficiency
3.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 363 Students
  • 21 Teachers

Bedford Academy High School
1119 BEDFORD AVE
BROOKLYN, NY 11217

Phone: (718) 398-3061

District: New York City Public Schools

Overview

Bedford Academy High School is ranked 162nd within New York. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Bedford Academy High School is 41 percent. The student body makeup is 44 percent male and 56 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 100 percent. Bedford Academy High School is 1 of 404 high schools in the New York City Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1997
State Rank
#162
Magnet Rank
#261

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 363
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 100%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 56%
Full-Time Teachers 21

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 98%
Proficient in Math 100%
College Readiness Index 18.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 404
Total Students 311,058
Proficient in English (district average) 85%
Proficient in Math (district average) 80%
College Readiness (district average) 29.0

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